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From Dan Lewis <>
Subject Re: Setting hyperlinks to open in a new window
Date Wed, 24 Oct 2012 18:15:56 GMT
On 10/24/2012 01:35 PM, M Henri Day wrote:
> 2012/10/24 Jeffrey Deutsch <>
>> Hello,
>> In OpenOffice/LibreOffice, when I embed hyperlinks, how can I make
>> sure they will open in new windows?
>> I've tried both the in-house Help function and Google, but not found
>> anything useful quickly. Any help you can offer would be very much
>> appreciated.
>> Thank you!
>> Jeff Deutsch
>> Speaker & Life Coach
>> A SPLINT - ASPies LInking with NTs
> Jeffry, I suspect that this is something that is rather regulated at the
> level of the *reader*'s web browser, rather than that of the writer's
> office suite. Thus, for example, when I perform «Ctrl + click» to open  a
> hyperlink in a Writer document, if I've configured my browser (Firefox
> Nightly 19.0a1 (2012-10-23)) so that «Open windows in a new tab» is ticked,
> it opens in a new tab in the same window, whereas if this option is not
> ticked, a new FF window is opened with a single tab, i e, in which the page
> to which I've linked is launched. But perhaps I'm missing something....
> Henri
      Do you mean you want to use the hyperlink to open another Apache 
OpenOffice document (text, spreadsheet, slide show, or database)? If so, 
a macro is more likely what you would need instead of a hyperlink.


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